Where to stay around The Okanagan?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,449 holiday lettings near The Okanagan. From 979 Flats to 898 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near The Okanagan is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in The Okanagan?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in The Okanagan. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • United States: 490,231 holiday homes
  • Kelowna: 1,079 holiday homes
  • Washington: 8,922 holiday homes
  • Big White Ski Resort: 387 holiday homes
  • Canadian Rockies: 10,634 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in The Okanagan! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in The Okanagan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in The Okanagan with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Kelowna: 1,079 holiday lettings
  • Penticton: 307 holiday lettings
  • Kamloops: 311 holiday lettings
  • Vernon: 596 holiday lettings
  • Naramata: 311 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to The Okanagan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in The Okanagan are:

  • Salmon Arm, BC (YSN): 250 self catering accommodations
  • Grand Forks, BC (ZGF): 37 self catering accommodations
  • Vernon, BC (YVE-Vernon Regional): 617 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in The Okanagan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in The Okanagan. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Elysium Gardens: 978 holiday rentals
  • Penticton and Wine Country Visitor Center: 382 holiday rentals
  • BC Orchard Industry Museum: 1,068 holiday rentals
  • Davison Orchards Country Village: 611 holiday rentals
  • UBC-Okanagan: 1,061 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around The Okanagan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a self catering house or holiday rental in Okanagan Valley, BC, Canada your home away from home

Holiday rentals in the Okanagan Valley are close to Okanagan Lake in the Canadian province of British Columbia. This area is known for its stunning natural beauty, lakes, mountains and flourishing vineyards.

Things to Do in Okanagan Valley, British Columbia

Activities from your Okanagan Valley holiday home are many and varied to suit all ages and lifestyles. Boating and watersports such as waterskiing, jet skiing and sailing can be enjoyed on the lake. Fishing is also popular in the Okanagan River or on the lakes. The area is perfect for hiking, mountain biking and scenic driving. In the winter the area is popular for skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and other winter sports. Take a tour of a local winery or sample the locally grown fruit in season – peaches, plums and cherries being particular favourites. There are a number of golf courses in this area which are open from March to November. Shopping, festivals and wine-tasting can all be enjoyed in this beautiful region.

Places to Visit Around Okanagan Valley, BC

Explore the back country around the US border from your Okanagan Valley cabin and discover the remains of old mining settlements littering the landscape. There are dozens of provincial parks to be enjoyed in all seasons including Wilderness Camp at Okanagan Mountain. Visit the vibrant town of Kelowna which has a semblance of nightlife, restaurants, an art museum and a summer theatre. From there take the Kettle Valley Railway Trail for a great hike in the stunning scenery. The Knox Mountain Nature Park offers diving at Paul’s Tomb with a model of a mythological creature, the Ogopogo, at 25 feet underwater. Other underwater objects also lure divers to Otter Bay in Ellison Provincial Park, within easy reach of Okanagan Valley holiday cabins.

Weather in Okanagan Valley, BC

Okanagan Valley holiday rentals enjoy a dry sunny climate with relatively mild winters. It has hot dry summers reaching an average 28°C (82°F) in July with beautiful weather for outdoor activities in spring and autumn (fall). In winter Okanagan Valley has temperatures below freezing and enough snowfall for skiing and winter sports.

Travel to Okanagan Valley, BC

The nearest main airport serving holiday rentals in Okanagan Valley is Vancouver International (YVR) Airport which is almost 400km to the west. Visitors can pick up a hire car and enjoy the scenic drive along the Canadian Highway 1 to Kelowna. There is also a local airport at Kelowna (YLW) which is served by Alaska Airlines, Central Mountain Air, Westjet and Air Canada with connections to Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto airports, among other cities.